H.R.6265 - To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically-engineered fish.111th Congress (2009-2010)
Text: H.R.6265 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
There is one version of the bill.
Introduced in House (09/29/2010)
[Congressional Bills 111th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 6265 Introduced in House (IH)] 111th CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 6265 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically engineered fish. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES September 29, 2010 Mr. Young of Alaska introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically engineered fish. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. PREVENTING THE APPROVAL OF GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FISH. Section 512(a) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 360b(a)) is amended by adding at the end the following new paragraph: ``(7) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, a genetically engineered fish shall be deemed unsafe under this section, including for purposes of section 402(a)(2)(C)(ii).''.